Period
to 19 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Microsoft App-V skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft App-V over the 6 months to 19 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
UK
6 months to
19 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 863 916 835
Rank change year-on-year +53 -81 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft App-V 315 321 504
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.17% 0.23%
As % of the System Software category 1.38% 1.35% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 247 269 407
UK median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.53% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,000 £32,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £62,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,750 £38,500
% change year-on-year +4.29% +5.84% -14.44%

Microsoft App-V is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 22808 23806 25022
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.06% 12.44% 11.41%
Number of salaries quoted 19207 20021 20838
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +1.27%
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £66,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +7.14%

Microsoft App-V
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Microsoft App-V as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft App-V in the UK

Microsoft App-V
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V.

Salary trend for Microsoft App-V in the UK

Microsoft App-V
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V over the 6 months to 19 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft App-V in the UK

Microsoft App-V
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V within the UK over the 6 months to 19 October 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +14 289 £50,000 +17.65% 13
UK excluding London +24 159 £42,500 +4.29% 8
London +50 150 £56,250 +32.35% 5
Midlands +55 44 £37,500 -4.64% 1
South East +4 34 £49,500 +23.75% 4
West Midlands +19 33 £39,375 +0.13% 1
South West +28 25 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Scotland +6 23 £57,500 +41.98%
East of England +7 19 £45,000 -25.00%
North of England -23 14 £46,250 -2.63% 2
East Midlands +45 11 £35,000 -12.50%
North West -31 8 £47,500 - 2
Yorkshire +30 6 £45,000 +12.50%

For the 6 months to 19 October 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Microsoft App-V.

1 267 (84.76%) Windows
2 244 (77.46%) Microsoft
3 212 (67.30%) Citrix
4 206 (65.40%) SCCM
5 192 (60.95%) Active Directory
6 188 (59.68%) VMware
7 178 (56.51%) PowerShell
8 164 (52.06%) Windows Server
9 136 (43.17%) Windows 10
10 130 (41.27%) Windows Server 2012
11 125 (39.68%) XenApp
12 123 (39.05%) VMware Infrastructure
13 115 (36.51%) XenDesktop
14 110 (34.92%) Windows 7
14 110 (34.92%) Windows Server 2008
15 98 (31.11%) Finance
16 95 (30.16%) Application Packaging
17 94 (29.84%) ITIL
18 93 (29.52%) Office 365
19 91 (28.89%) Hyper-V
20 83 (26.35%) MSI
21 75 (23.81%) AppSense
22 72 (22.86%) Application Virtualisation
23 67 (21.27%) Microsoft Azure
24 66 (20.95%) Asset Management
24 66 (20.95%) Microsoft Certification
25 64 (20.32%) VMware ESXi
26 61 (19.37%) SCOM
27 60 (19.05%) DNS
28 58 (18.41%) MCSE

Microsoft App-V
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 51 (16.19%) MS Exchange
2 43 (13.65%) IIS
3 27 (8.57%) SharePoint
4 21 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 18 (5.71%) Skype for Business
6 11 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2013
7 10 (3.17%) Confluence
8 7 (2.22%) OpenStack
9 4 (1.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (1.27%) Drupal
10 3 (0.95%) CMS
11 2 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.63%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 23 (7.30%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.95%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.27%) Workday HCM
2 1 (0.32%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.32%) Eikon
2 1 (0.32%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 93 (29.52%) Office 365
2 67 (21.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (5.40%) OneDrive
4 16 (5.08%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (3.17%) IaaS
6 6 (1.90%) Azure Active Directory
6 6 (1.90%) G Suite
7 4 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (1.27%) SaaS
8 2 (0.63%) Mimecast
8 2 (0.63%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 60 (19.05%) DNS
2 54 (17.14%) DHCP
3 37 (11.75%) SAN
4 33 (10.48%) Internet
5 30 (9.52%) TCP/IP
6 26 (8.25%) NetScaler
7 23 (7.30%) Firewall
8 17 (5.40%) NAS
9 10 (3.17%) Skype
10 9 (2.86%) LAN
11 8 (2.54%) WAN
12 7 (2.22%) MPLS
12 7 (2.22%) Network Security
12 7 (2.22%) PCoIP
12 7 (2.22%) Remote Desktop
12 7 (2.22%) WebEx
13 6 (1.90%) Kerberos
13 6 (1.90%) LDAP
14 5 (1.59%) Ethernet
15 4 (1.27%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (14.60%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.22%) MySQL
2 7 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (1.59%) RDBMS
4 5 (1.59%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.27%) MongoDB
5 4 (1.27%) Power BI
5 4 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (1.27%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.32%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.32%) MS Access
7 1 (0.32%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 83 (26.35%) MSI
2 35 (11.11%) InstallShield
3 12 (3.81%) AdminStudio
4 9 (2.86%) JIRA
5 3 (0.95%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 98 (31.11%) Finance
2 58 (18.41%) Banking
3 47 (14.92%) Investment Banking
4 39 (12.38%) Retail
5 31 (9.84%) Retail Banking
6 11 (3.49%) Legal
7 7 (2.22%) Back Office
8 6 (1.90%) Law
8 6 (1.90%) Publishing
9 5 (1.59%) Front Office
10 4 (1.27%) Telecoms
11 3 (0.95%) Advertising
12 1 (0.32%) Local Government
12 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 58 (18.41%) Analyst
2 52 (16.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 50 (15.87%) Desktop Support
4 39 (12.38%) Desktop Engineer
5 33 (10.48%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 30 (9.52%) Applications Engineer
7 28 (8.89%) Support Analyst
8 27 (8.57%) Applications Packager
8 27 (8.57%) Support Engineer
9 26 (8.25%) IT Engineer
10 25 (7.94%) SCCM Engineer
11 24 (7.62%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
11 24 (7.62%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
11 24 (7.62%) 3rd Line Support
11 24 (7.62%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
11 24 (7.62%) Infrastructure Support
11 24 (7.62%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
12 22 (6.98%) Architect
12 22 (6.98%) Systems Engineer
13 18 (5.71%) Citrix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (16.51%) Software Packaging
2 9 (2.86%) HTML
3 7 (2.22%) XMPP
4 6 (1.90%) .NET
5 5 (1.59%) ASP.NET
5 5 (1.59%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (1.59%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (1.27%) CSS
6 4 (1.27%) HTML5
6 4 (1.27%) SOAP
6 4 (1.27%) X-Windows
7 2 (0.63%) Middleware
8 1 (0.32%) COM
8 1 (0.32%) REST
8 1 (0.32%) SAML
8 1 (0.32%) TIBCO EMS
8 1 (0.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 35 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 35 (11.11%) Fat Client
1 35 (11.11%) Thin Client
2 21 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 18 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (5.71%) Clustering
4 13 (4.13%) Virtual Team
5 12 (3.81%) User Experience
6 11 (3.49%) Blackberry
7 9 (2.86%) BYOD
7 9 (2.86%) PKI
8 8 (2.54%) Private Cloud
9 6 (1.90%) iPad
9 6 (1.90%) Management Information System
10 5 (1.59%) EMC VNX
10 5 (1.59%) Hedge funds
10 5 (1.59%) Reinsurance
10 5 (1.59%) Replication
11 4 (1.27%) Mobile Computing
11 4 (1.27%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 267 (84.76%) Windows
2 164 (52.06%) Windows Server
3 136 (43.17%) Windows 10
4 130 (41.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 110 (34.92%) Windows 7
5 110 (34.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (6.35%) Linux
7 16 (5.08%) Mac OS X
8 9 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (2.22%) Windows 8
9 7 (2.22%) Windows XP
10 6 (1.90%) Apple iOS
11 5 (1.59%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.95%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.63%) Solaris
14 1 (0.32%) CentOS
14 1 (0.32%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (30.16%) Application Packaging
2 94 (29.84%) ITIL
3 72 (22.86%) Application Virtualisation
4 66 (20.95%) Asset Management
5 37 (11.75%) Migration
6 36 (11.43%) Task Automation
7 35 (11.11%) Wealth Management
8 29 (9.21%) Security Patching
9 25 (7.94%) Software Distribution
10 24 (7.62%) Change Management
10 24 (7.62%) Service Delivery
11 23 (7.30%) Configuration Management
12 22 (6.98%) Agile Software Development
12 22 (6.98%) Root Cause Analysis
13 21 (6.67%) Compatibility Testing
13 21 (6.67%) Workload Management
14 19 (6.03%) IT Strategy
15 18 (5.71%) Personalization
16 16 (5.08%) Proactive Monitoring
17 15 (4.76%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 178 (56.51%) PowerShell
2 45 (14.29%) SQL
3 39 (12.38%) VBScript
4 12 (3.81%) C#
5 9 (2.86%) JavaScript
6 8 (2.54%) VB
7 7 (2.22%) Java
7 7 (2.22%) VBA
8 4 (1.27%) PHP
9 2 (0.63%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.32%) Go
Qualifications
1 66 (20.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 58 (18.41%) MCSE
3 49 (15.56%) Degree
4 37 (11.75%) Citrix Certification
5 31 (9.84%) Computer Science Degree
6 27 (8.57%) Security Cleared
7 20 (6.35%) CCEA
8 10 (3.17%) CCA
9 9 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 7 (2.22%) CCNA
10 7 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (1.59%) SC Cleared
12 3 (0.95%) CITP
12 3 (0.95%) MCTS
13 1 (0.32%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.86%) SLA
2 4 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.95%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.32%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.32%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 1 (0.32%) PMO
5 1 (0.32%) QA
System Software
1 192 (60.95%) Active Directory
2 125 (39.68%) XenApp
3 123 (39.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 115 (36.51%) XenDesktop
5 91 (28.89%) Hyper-V
6 64 (20.32%) VMware ESXi
7 54 (17.14%) vSphere
8 45 (14.29%) XenServer
9 34 (10.79%) Virtual Desktop
10 14 (4.44%) Xen
11 13 (4.13%) Virtual Machines
12 12 (3.81%) BitLocker
12 12 (3.81%) Terminal Server
13 8 (2.54%) DFS Replication
13 8 (2.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 8 (2.54%) Virtual Servers
14 7 (2.22%) vCloud
14 7 (2.22%) VMware Workstation
15 5 (1.59%) Terminal Services
15 5 (1.59%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 206 (65.40%) SCCM
2 61 (19.37%) SCOM
3 31 (9.84%) SCOrch
4 16 (5.08%) Microsoft Intune
5 13 (4.13%) XenMobile
6 12 (3.81%) EdgeSight
6 12 (3.81%) WSUS
7 8 (2.54%) Ansible
7 8 (2.54%) Nagios
7 8 (2.54%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (2.54%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 8 (2.54%) ThinApp
8 7 (2.22%) Jamf Pro
8 7 (2.22%) SCDPM
8 7 (2.22%) SCVMM
9 5 (1.59%) vCenter Server
10 4 (1.27%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 4 (1.27%) Norton AntiVirus
10 4 (1.27%) Puppet
10 4 (1.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 244 (77.46%) Microsoft
2 212 (67.30%) Citrix
3 188 (59.68%) VMware
4 75 (23.81%) AppSense
5 50 (15.87%) Cisco
6 34 (10.79%) HP
7 21 (6.67%) Symantec
8 20 (6.35%) Google
9 17 (5.40%) EMC
10 15 (4.76%) Bloomberg
11 14 (4.44%) Reuters
12 13 (4.13%) McAfee
12 13 (4.13%) SolarWinds
13 12 (3.81%) Apple
13 12 (3.81%) Oracle
14 11 (3.49%) FactSet
14 11 (3.49%) ServiceNow
15 10 (3.17%) Altiris
15 10 (3.17%) IBM
16 9 (2.86%) Dell